|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of La Porte City is 2,264. La Porte City, Iowa is the 7,155th largest city in the US.
The peak population of La Porte City was in 2000, when its population was 2,320. In 2000, La Porte City was the 6,786th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,155th largest city in the US. La Porte City is currently 2.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
La Porte City has shrunk 2.4% since the year 2000. La Porte City, Iowa's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7155||La Porte City||2,264||-2.4%|
|7149||Ogdensburg, New Jersey||2,267||-14.0%|
|7150||East Brewton, Alabama||2,266||-9.0%|
|7151||Estill Springs, Tennessee||2,266||2.3%|
|7155||La Porte City, Iowa||2,264||-2.4%|
|7156||Midland City, Alabama||2,264||32.7%|
|7157||Falconer, New York||2,263||-10.7%|
|7158||Haw River, North Carolina||2,263||18.6%|
The total voting age population of La Porte City, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,957. The voting age population is 48.1% male and 51.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.6% of the residents of La Porte City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of La Porte City are 94.3% White, 4.3% Other, 0.4% American Indian, 0.3% Black, 0.3% Asian and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In La Porte City, 6.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 3.8%. On a per-household basis, 5.1% of families are below the poverty line in La Porte City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.4% of La Porte City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.4% of La Porte City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.1% have a bachelor's degree and 9.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among La Porte City residents aged 5 and older, 7.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in La Porte City is 2.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In La Porte City, 12.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in La Porte City is $60,298.
In La Porte City, 81.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.9% of housing units in La Porte City.
Of all the housing units in La Porte City, 33.9% of them were build before 1940.
In La Porte City, 6.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in La Porte City is $650.
In La Porte City, 76.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.